Green

Green is the color of emeralds, jade, and growing grass. In the continuum of colors of visible light it is located between yellow and blue. Green is the color most commonly associated with nature and the environmental movement, Islam, spring, hope and envy.

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Quinizarine Green SS
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Green - Idioms and Expressions
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Green Revolution
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Wilmette, Illinois - Sustainability
... In March, 2010, the Village partnered with Go Green Wilmette to present Going Green Matters Wilmette's Green Fair, 2010, a sustainable living and recycling event that ...

Famous quotes containing the word green:

    The Church has always been willing to swap off treasures in heaven for cash down.
    —Robert Green Ingersoll (1833–1899)

    the absolute flight and rest
    The universal blue
    And local green suggest.
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    It was a green world,
    Unchanging holly with the curled
    Points, cypress and conifers,
    All that through the winter bears
    Coarsened fertility against the frost.
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)